Monthly Archives: February 2016

How to create app-like BI interfaces that ensure widespread user adoption

KPI dashboardPreviously, in this key requirements of a modern information delivery platform blog series we’ve discussed:

In the fourth article in this series, we look at how delivering application-like interfaces that match the way business users think, both makes it easier for people to get answers to their questions and ensures higher user adoption rates.

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Why the best interactive dashboards enable you to view information from different angles

DecisionPoint DashboardThis is the third article in our series which suggests some of the capabilities you should look for in a modern information delivery platform.

Previously, we discussed why a modern information delivery platform should enable non-programmers to create interactive dashboards and information applications and how business users should be able to pick them up and use them without training.

However, even though interactive dashboards and information applications should be easy to create and easy to use they still need to provide the flexibility to answer multiple business questions without business users being forced to go back to head office or the IT team.
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[Customer Success Story] Giving sales managers fast, no-training-required access to critical business information

Sample dashboard on iPadTo help with the efficient running of its contact centers, Allconnect has developed a DecisionPoint™ interactive dashboard, which is currently used by approximately 100 employees, including head office staff, center managers, supervisors and team leaders.

The dashboard provides a comparison of intra-day sales on an hourly basis compared to the same period over the previous week.

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Antivia listed as Modern BI Platform vendor in Gartner 2016 Magic Quadrant report

DecisionPoint dashboardWe’re delighted that Antivia was listed as a Modern Business Intelligence (BI) Platform vendor in the Gartner Magic Quadrant for Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms 2016, published last week.

In its Technology Insight for Modern Business Intelligence and Analytics Platforms research article, Gartner highlighted that speed and agility are a key requirement of the modern BI platform to support the rapid pace of change facing today’s organizations.

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Why business users need interactive dashboards they can just pick up and use without training

Business man with smartphone and tabletIn the previous article in this series we discussed why a modern information delivery platform should enable non-programmers to create interactive dashboards and information applications to enable you to keep pace with the changing needs of your business.

However, regardless of how quickly you’re able to create and deliver information throughout your organization, it is equally important that business people are able to access and use this information as easily as they can use a mobile or web app in their non-work life.

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